"Illusions, Visual Tricks and Contradictions"
My "portrait" of the Last Empress of China, who died in prison and her remains were never found.
Biography: Born in France, but raised primarily in New York and California, Lisa Powers began her career as an art director in a boutique agency. Shortly thereafter, she started taking photographs for commercial assignments. Lisa is self-taught primarily by studying images of Man Ray, Lillian Bassman, Irving Penn and other greats.
In 2005, Lisa relocated to Christchurch, New Zealand.